Pastor Ralph Ovadal
When the churches of God are filled with people who apparently do not have the power of God working in their lives and apparently do not care--that is a greater harm to the cause of Christ than a Christian here or there falling into the sort of grievous sins which are universally condemned by Christians everywhere. It is a great tragedy when a single Christian commits a grievous sin, but what does it say to the world about the power of the gospel when whole churches are filled with shallow, selfish people wallowing in spiritual mediocrity, immaturity, and dissimulation?
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